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Maryland 1860 Agricultural Census, Volume 2

By: Linda L. Green

Price: $44.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: G4005


This census names only the head of the household. Often times when an individual was missed on the regular U.S. Census, he would appear on this agricultural census. There are forty-eight columns of information in the agricultural census, six of which are listed here. They include name of owner, improved acreage, unimproved acreage, cash value of the farm, value of farm implements and machinery, and value of livestock. This volume includes the counties of Frederick (Par... View more info

History of Charles County, Maryland, Written In Its Tercentenary Year of 1958

By: Margaret Brown Klapthor and Paul Dennis Brown

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: K0160


Chronicles 300 years in the development of Charles County. The area known today as Charles County lies along a wide curve of the Potomac River, just south of Washington, D.C., and across the river from George Washington’s boyhood home in Virginia. It has been steeped in history since Captain John Smith explored the area in 1608. This commemorative book marked Charles County’s 300th birthday by chronicling its beginning in the 17th century, its growth and development... View more info

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Immigrant Ancestors of Marylanders, as Found in Local Histories

By: Martha and William Reamy

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: R0527


Data abstracted from Maryland histories that name immigrant ancestors, and in most cases provide information on at least one generation in America. Many entries give family residence in the old country. View more info

History and Roster of Maryland Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, Index

By: Martha Reamy and Bill Reamy

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: R0014


Provides a complete index for all Maryland soldiers in the War of 1861-1865, which accompanied the two volume series. View more info

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Baltimore City, Maryland Birth Records, 1865-1894

By: Mary K. Meyer

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: M0642


Transcribed from the original. View more info

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Westward of Fort Cumberland: Military Lots Set Off for Maryland’s Revolutionary Soldiers

By: Mary K. Meyer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: M0528


This volume lists Revolutionary soldiers who drew lots of land in Allegany County for service in the Maryland Line. It also lists Revolutionary War pensioners, many of whom died prior to the granting of pensions by the Federal government. A full name index adds to the value of this work View more info

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Records Of Old Otterbein Church, Baltimore, Maryland, 1785-1881

By: Maryland Genealogical Society

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: S0314


A reprint of articles that originally appeared in the Maryland Genealogical Society Bulletin. Otterbein began as Second Reformed Church of Baltimore, later became a United Brethren denomination, and is now a United Methodist Congregation. The records included here cover the period 1775- 1880. View more info

CD: Tercentenary History of Maryland, Volumes 1-4

By: Matthew Page Andrews

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD3262


Volume One focuses on a history of the State of Maryland from the founding of the Province through the political events following the War of 1812 with illustrations of important people, places and events during that time period. Chapters include the Projecting, Founding and the Beginning of the Province; the Palatinate under the Puritan Regime; the Restoration; the Overthrow of the Proprietary Government; Colonial Readjustment under Royal Control; the Pre-Revolutionary ... View more info

CD: Maryland: Its Resources, Industries and Institutions

By: Members of Johns Hopkins University and Others

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD3549


"Perhaps nowhere else in the world is there a coast-line proportionately so extensive, or any country offering such facilities for water transportation as tide-water Maryland." In addition to commerce and transportation, the bounty from the rivers, creeks, coves, estuaries and the bay itself provides thriving industries. Settlements gradually spread back from the bay coast to the uplands, where wheat and maize joined tobacco as important agricultural crops. Wh... View more info

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Builders of Annapolis: Enterprise and Politics in a Colonial Capital

By: Norman K. Risjord

Price: $18.95

Publisher: The Maryland Historical Society:

Seller ID: 420615


This brisk account of the founding and evolution of one of the liveliest of America's colonial capitals, interweaves brief biographies of seventeenth-century men and women who contributed mightily to building a colony, then a state. This lively and amusing book offers an account of cultural, architectural, commercial, and political life in Annapolis, interweaving biographies of several of its more enterprising residents, including two signers of the Declaration of Indepe... View more info

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Genealogical Abstracts from The Brunswick Herald. Brunswick, Maryland, 4 January 1895 to 30 December 1898

By: Patricia B. Duncan

Price: $33.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D3560


The Brunswick Herald was a four-page, weekly newspaper. The front page usually consisted of business cards and general entertainment articles. Subsequent pages contained advertisements and legal notices, local general and personal news, obituaries, marriage announcements, and some national and international news. Columns of local interest were submitted by reporters in various towns in Frederick County and surrounding counties of Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. Alt... View more info

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Genealogical Abstracts from The Brunswick Herald. Brunswick, Maryland, 2 January 1903 to 29 June 1906

By: Patricia B. Duncan

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D3564


The Brunswick Herald was a four-page, weekly newspaper. The front page usually consisted of business cards and general entertainment articles. Subsequent pages contained advertisements and legal notices, local general and personal news, obituaries, marriage announcements, and some national and international news. Columns of local interest were submitted by reporters in various towns in Frederick County and surrounding counties of Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. Alt... View more info

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Genealogical Abstracts from The Brunswick Herald. Brunswick, Maryland, 6 July 1906 to 25 February 1910

By: Patricia B. Duncan

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D3565


The Brunswick Herald was a four-page, weekly newspaper. The front page usually consisted of business cards and general entertainment articles. Subsequent pages contained advertisements and legal notices, local general and personal news, obituaries, marriage announcements, and some national and international news. Columns of local interest were submitted by reporters in various towns in Frederick County and surrounding counties of Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. Alt... View more info

The House of Robinson The Robinsons of Rhode Island: Their Genealogy & Letters, and The History of the Robinson & Son Oil Company of Baltimore, Maryland

By: Paul J. Bunnell

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: B0191


This genealogy follows the Robinson family from the mid-1600s in England up to present day. Enjoy this story to the fullest as you read through their lives during the colonial years, and business years to the great fire that marked the final days of the oil company that established The House of Robinson. View more info

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The King’s Passengers to Maryland and Virginia

By: Peter Wilson Coldham

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: C0582


Nearly 400 convict ships carrying 50,000 men, women and children left British waters bound for the southern colonies of America where their human cargos were sold. With remarkably few exceptions the transportation ships frequented the ports of Chesapeake Bay where, for almost 100 years, facilities had been developed for the reception and sale of convicted prisoners. This tidal wave of involuntary laborers became known, officially and informally, as "His Majesty's Sev... View more info

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Cash For Blood: The Baltimore to New Orleans Domestic Slave Trade

By: Ralph Clayton

Price: $48.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: C2235


The demand for slave labor increased dramatically in the first decade of the 19th century due to the invention of the cotton gin and the consequent expansion of cotton plantations in the South. In 1808 it became illegal to import slaves from Africa, however Maryland and Virginia were experiencing a “superabundance” of slaves at this time and slave owners were faced with the options of renting, freeing, or selling their excess labor. Freed slaves gravitated to large c... View more info

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Snow Hill Remembered: A History of the Harris Family of Maryland, Ohio, and Kentucky

By: Richard E. Stevens

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: S0018


An American odyssey, this work follows the lives and times of the Harris family and collateral family lines from the 1700's to the present. Along with the Harris family, there are detailed genealogies for the Baker, Bell, Bransford, Chalfont, Green, Harris, Hughes, Huls(e), Leak, Maddox, Noble, Nordyke, Smith, Sturgis and Van Meter (Van Matre) families. Also provided are detailed histories of Somerset and Worcester Counties in Maryland; Clinton, Hamilton and Adams Counti... View more info

The First and Second Maryland Infantry, C.S.A.

By: Robert J. Driver, Jr

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: D0901


The First Maryland Infantry was formed from Marylanders who chose to cast their lot with the Confederacy against a Union government that had invaded their state and established martial law, forcing those who disagreed with the invasion of the South to join the Confederates or to submit to what they considered as tyranny. Organized at Harpers Ferry, they fought in the first battle of the war at Bull Run, and distinguished themselves for their valor. The Marylanders fought... View more info

First and Second Maryland Cavalry, C. S. A.

By: Robert J. Driver, Jr

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: D9024


When Maryland’s Elected officials pledged allegiance to the Union, many of her sons went South. This scholarly work from a noted Civil War historian is a thorough history of two battalions of Confederate Marylanders. Detailed muster rolls reflect more than two decades of research. View more info

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Confederate Sailors, Marines and Signalmen from Virginia and Maryland

By: Robert J. Driver, Jr

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D4279


This handy reference volume contains alphabetical listings of men from Virginia and Maryland who served as: Confederate Naval officers and sailors; Confederate Marine Corps officers and enlisted men; and Confederate Signal Corps officers, signalmen and telegraph operators. The amount of data included in individual entries varies greatly. In addition to the name, any combination of the following may be included: rank and division, date and/or place of birth, date and/or p... View more info